DPR wants subsistence level and higher minimal wage

February 22, 2019 16:16

DPR Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Antonov announced that a subsistence level and higher minimal wage might be introduced in the DPR.

“The goverenment adops measures to provide social support to citizens. Currenrly we are workung to increase minimal wages and introduce subsistence level.”

According to Antonov, such measures should increase living standards for vulnerable categories.

He said it was important to raise employment level, enhance demographic situation, health care, youth policy, integration with Russia by adopting Russian standards in education, medicine, culture and sports. *ot